"Manhattan is at your footstep with our high speed ferry"
On The East River Waterfront
On the East River waterfront, facing the panoramic Manhattan skyline, the Greenpointer offers wonderfully stylish accommodations. The bed & breakfast is located in the hip enclave of Greenpoint-Williamsburg which is at the epicenter of what's new & exciting in New York City.
"local lore says that the house was built by a sailor for his bride"
A Historic Wooden Row House
Occupying a historic wooden house row house that dates from 1820 are the two designer guest rooms. Old house lovers will be charmed by the details which include wide plank floors, tin ceilings & even a claw footed tub. The house has also been studied by archeologists who discovered a historical treasure trove in the building.
"like older antiques our vintage designer pieces are highly valued"
In contrast to the traditional building are the vintage mid-century modern furnishings [objects dating from the nineteen forties to the seventies.]. Many are original designer pieces, some with important provenance. In addition there other unique contemporary pieces, art & accessories all adding to the unique creative ambiance of the Greenpointer.
"Brooklyn has become an exciting alternative destination"
Fashionable Brooklyn Retreat
Greenpoint, mainly a combination of low rise industrial lofts & 19th century a row houses, has the atmosphere & scale of a cool waterfront village. This fashionable Brooklyn retreat with fabulous restaurants, shops and bars is also ultra convenient to all Manhattan has to offer. For the savvy alternative traveller, we bring you not only a stylish location but stylish accommodations. Welcome to the Greenpointer bed & breakfast!